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Meow do you do? We are your resource for all things cat and all things Litter-Robot: tips and tricks, health and humor, and general feline fun.

Cat Facts, Cat Tips

Cat Talk: The Language of Cat Sounds

Chances are, if you’re a cat parent, you’ve been known to let out a meow on occasion—or many occasions. The deep desire to communicate with our feline friends is in all of us cat lovers. What is my cat thinking? What is he saying to me? Does my cat really love me?One thing that is clear—they’re definitely saying something.

Lifestyle

How to Get Ready for Your Pet’s House Sitter

Now that you have a house sitter lined up to care for your pet while you’re away, how do you get ready for your pet’s staycation? Organize what needs to be done into three areas: getting your pet ready, getting your house ready, and creating a guidebook.

Cat Facts, Cat Tips

Open vs. Enclosed Litter Boxes: Uncovering the Truth

A number of cat lovers are convinced that cats overwhelmingly prefer to use litter boxes that are completely open. But what evidence do we have otherwise? Well, science, of course. Scientific research with sound, repeatable methodology that reduces confounding conditions to help us get to the truth of the matter.

Cat Facts, Cat Health

How Many Cats Is Too Many Cats?

If you love cats, you may find that it’s all too easy to open your heart and your home to them. And as amazing as a cat or two (and sometimes more) can be, there is a point where you can have too much of a good thing. Have you ever wondered how many cats is too many?

Lifestyle

How to Choose the Best Pet Sitter for Your Furry Friend

Make sure that you leave your pet in capable hands by learning how to choose the right pet sitter. Thankfully, there are thousands of experienced pet sitters whose priority is to make your pet happy and comfortable. Use these steps to sort through your options and find the best match for your furry friend.

Cat Facts, Cat Humor, Cat Tips

How to Throw a Party for Your Cat

If you’re going to throw a party for your cat, it has to be planned with his special needs in mind. You know your cat better than anyone else, so once you get going you’ll probably surprise yourself with plenty of cat-centric party ideas. But here are a few ideas and suggestions to get you started.

Cat Tips

Litter Box Solutions for Large Cats

It’s no secret that cats are picky about their litter boxes. The task becomes even more challenging with a large breed or overweight cat. Never fear! We have narrowed down the most important things to consider when setting up a litter box for a large cat.

Cat Facts, Cat Health, Cat Tips

Litter Box Solutions for Aging Cats

When it comes to the challenge of caring for an aging cat, litter box problems are especially frustrating. As cats get older, physical, cognitive, and emotional changes can significantly reduce their abilities. With a little patience and a few simple solutions, you can help put an end to your aging cat’s litter box problems.

Cat Health

5 Signs Your Single Cat is Lonely

Cats crave companionship, and if they are frequently left on their own for hours or even days at a time they experience the same feelings of loneliness, depression, or anxiety that we humans do. Learn how to read the signs of a lonely single cat, and whether your cat needs some company!

Lifestyle

Where to Put the Litter Box in a Small House or Apartment

In a small house or tiny apartment, it can be hard enough to find space for your own things, let alone the cat’s litter box. The goal is to make your limited space work for both of you, which means that the litter box should be out of the way, but easy to access.

Lifestyle

Celebrate National Pet Week

National Pet Week is a great time to place your pets front and center. In addition to giving them some extra attention, it’s also a great time to reflect on how you provide a healthy and satisfying lifestyle for your pet. Set some time aside to make this week special for your pet and celebrate National Pet Week!

Cat Tips

How to Dog-Proof the Cat Litter Box

For those of us who have both pet cats and dogs, it can be an ongoing struggle to keep the dog out of the cat litter box. Discover how to make a dog-proof litter box. Use dog-proof litter box furniture, a dog-proof cat litter tray, or a Litter-Robot!

Cat Tips, Lifestyle

How to Bring Springtime Indoors for Your Cat

Cats need both physical and mental stimulation, and a dull, boring environment will result in a bored, unhappy, and possibly destructive cat. Keep your cat happy and stimulated by using these simple tricks to bring springtime indoors for your furry friend.

Litter-Robot

Keep Your Litter-Robot in Top Shape (Even After Warranty)

Make sure your Litter-Robot stays in tip-top shape by learning how to make simple repairs, even after the warranty ends. You can keep your Litter-Robot functioning like new by troubleshooting to figure out which part you need, purchasing it from our website, and either installing it yourself or sending it in for service.

Cat Facts, Cat Health

How (and Why) to Check Your Cat’s Vital Signs

Detect the early signs of illness in your pet between visits to the vet by learning how to check your cat’s vital signs, including heart rate, respiratory rate, and temperature. Of course, it goes without saying that any cat health check performed at home is no replacement for regular wellness visits.

Lifestyle

How To Celebrate Love Your Pet Day!

Love Your Pet Day… Do we really need a reminder? An actual holiday? A whole day set aside for smushing our smushy babies? Yes! Why not?! Plan a special day of activities for you and your furry companion with our fun celebration ideas for Love Your Pet Day.